Ulf Cahn interviews Israeli minister Ayoob Kara while he visited Sweden Eng text

06 Sep 2016 12:49460

The deputy minister is in Stockholm, on the occasion of the Stockholm International Water Week, where he is responsible for the regional water cooperation, primarily with Jordan and the Palestinian Authority. Ayoob Kara has become known as one of the leading visionaries in the field of water and environmental cooperation as a peace-building tool and is a driving force behind the pioneering projects such as the Jordan Gateway Industrial Zone and the Red Sea-Dead Sea Canal.
Before the Civil War, there was Deputy Minister Kara deeply engaged in efforts to open new channels with Syria and made possible, among other things, the reuniting of families across the border.
As a leading Druze politician Ayoob Kara completely unique experience and perspective on the region.

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